REDWOOD CITY – On January 26th, the Peninsula Clean Energy (PCE) board of directors approved a long-term power purchase agreement (PPA) for 20 years to purchase the output from a new 200 MW solar photovoltaic power plant to be built in Merced County. This is enough solar energy to power over 75,0000 average California households. […]
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University of California System Makes Largest Solar Energy Purchase in US The University of California system, to help power its campuses, has made one of the largest solar energy acquisitions in the country by any higher education institution. The two Power Purchase Agreements (PPAs) signed with Frontier Renewables will provide solar energy to UC for […]
The University of California announced yesterday that it will make the largest solar energy purchase by any U.S. higher education institution to fulfill 60% of the energy needs on five campuses and three medical centers. UC signed two Power Purchase Agreements with Frontier Renewables to secure the renewables energy for a 25 year period. The agreements will help the University […]
Apple deal, tax change could spark corporate solar stampede Apple Inc’s deal to buy nearly $1 billion of power from a massive First Solar Inc plant could be the first of a stampede of contracts driven by the looming change in a solar tax incentive that makes such projects particularly attractive. Together with a sharp […]
What it takes to be a Successful Entrepreneur: DukeGEN sits down with Balduin Hesse of Frontier Renewables Balduin Hesse is the Co-founder and CEO of Frontier Renewables, which is focused on developing, building and operating utility scale solar PV plants in Germany and the US. Before Frontier, Balduin oversaw coverage of equity markets for Bloomberg […]